All CHLA Blog Posts

Published on March 26, 2020
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Lauren Bryant, BSN, RN By Candace Pearson CHLA nurses rely on passionate foot power to exercise away their stress and keep fit. Growing up, Lauren Bryant, BSN, RN, 4 West, hated running so much that for years she chose to play goalkeeper on her soccer team. “I was... Read More
Published on March 26, 2020
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By Candace Pearson As a lead nurse in the Steven & Alexandra Cohen Foundation Newborn and Infant Critical Care Unit (NICCU), Brenda Barnum, MA, RN, knows all too well the ethical challenges that bedside nurses face as they care for critically ill newborns and infants.... Read More
Published on March 26, 2020
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By Candace Pearson For Anna Kitabjian, MSN, RN, CPNP, the opportunity to manage the care of children with complex needs and to mold a brand new position hold equal satisfaction. “Having the chance to show what a nurse practitioner can do is extremely rewarding,” says ... Read More
Published on March 25, 2020
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Algunos niños sencillamente no quieren hacerlo o no saben cómo hacerlo de manera correcta: lavarse las manos. Esta página ofrece recursos prácticos para motivar a los niños a que se laven las manos de manera adecuada.
Published on March 25, 2020
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بعض الأطفال لا يريدون القيام بهذا الأمر، أو لا يعرفون كيفية القيام به بشكل صحيح: إنه غسل الأيدي. توفر هذه الصفحة بعض الموارد المفيدة لتحفيز الأطفال على الحفاظ على النظافة الشخصية المناسبة لليدين.
Published on March 25, 2020
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تقول الدكتورة Karen Rogers، الحاصلة على درجة الدكتوراه والمتخصصة في علم النفس الإكلينيكي بمستشفى Children’s Hospital Los Angeles، إن الأطفال يحتاجون إلى تواصل البالغين الذين يعيشون حولهم معهم بكل هدوء ووضوح.
Published on March 25, 2020
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Afirma Karen Rogers, PhD, psicóloga clínica en Children’s Hospital Los Angeles, que los niños necesitan que los adultos que tienen cerca se comuniquen de manera tranquila y clara.
Published on March 25, 2020
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دکتر کارن روگرز (Karen Rogers)، روانشناس بالینی در بیمارستان کودکان لس آنجلس (Children’s Hospital Los Angeles)، عقیده دارد که کودکان نیاز دارند که بزرگسالان در کنارشان باشند و با آرامش و به روشنی با آنها صحبت کنند.
Published on March 25, 2020
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어른들은 아이들에게 차분하고 분명하게 설명해 주어야 한다고 Children's Hospital Los Angeles의 임상 심리학자 Karen Rogers 박사는 말합니다.
Published on March 25, 2020
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Children’s Hospital Los Angeles 的临床心理学医生 Karen Rogers 博士说,儿童需要他们身边的成年人来平静且清楚地进行沟通。
Published on March 25, 2020
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Children’s Hospital Los Angeles 臨床心理學家 Karen Rogers 博士說,與孩子談論冠狀病毒時需要身旁的大人冷靜與清晰的溝通。
Published on March 25, 2020
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Children need the adults around them to communicate calmly and clearly, says, Karen Rogers, PhD, a clinical psychologist at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles.
Published on March 18, 2020
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​​​​​​​Some kids just don’t want to do it, or don’t know how to do it right: washing their hands. This page provides some handy resources to motivate kids to use proper hand hygiene.
Published on March 6, 2020
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An unexpected internship placement propelled psychologist Cynthia E. Muñoz to become an advocate for children with this chronic disease.
Published on March 5, 2020
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As a congenital heart surgeon, single mom and impassioned “student of diversity,” Cynthia Herrington, MD, encourages us to be kind to ourselves while also going after the things that make us whole.
Published on March 3, 2020
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by Saranya Veluswamy, MD Sickle cell disease (SCD) is one of the most common genetic blood disorders, affecting over 100,000 Americans and 1 in 365 African-American newborn babies. It is an autosomal recessive condition, where homozygous or compound heterozygous individuals... Read More
Published on February 28, 2020
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They wear lab coats in place of capes, safety goggles instead of masks, and wield pipets - not swords. But they are still our heroes.Feb 11th was International Day of Women and Girls in Science, and March 8th is International Women's Day. Did you know that more than half of... Read More
Published on February 28, 2020
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Pediatric Surgeon Lorraine Kelley-Quon is tackling the opioid crisis with an eye to improving long-term health outcomes.
Published on February 28, 2020
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Learn the Risks and Warning Signs of Prescription Drug Abuse in Teens by Candace Pearson Studies show that 1 in 8 teens report trying opioids in high school recreationally, and 80 percent of people who use heroin started by misusing prescription opioids. Currently, opioid-... Read More
Published on February 28, 2020
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For Amy Lohmann, working to elevate nurse practitioners is part of the job “My favorite thing about culture at [Children’s Hospital Los Angeles] is that the patient always is the top priority. Everybody here strives to make the experience for our patients the best it can... Read More

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